W.W. Grainger (GWW) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on W.W. Grainger (GWW), hence the stock is down -3.73% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -2.42% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -5.68% and the stock has fallen -1.9% in the past 1 week.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 4.82% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.16%.The 200 Day SMA reached 0.73% W.W. Grainger, Inc. has dropped 0.93% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 9.56%.
W.W. Grainger (GWW) : 9 Wall Street analysts covering W.W. Grainger (GWW) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $218.22. The maximum price target given is $300 and the minimum target for short term is around $183, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $35.99.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week W.W. Grainger (NYSE:GWW): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $215.2 and the intraday high of $227.08 after having opened at $226.17 on Fridays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $226.17, a loss of -4.26%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 1,640,505 shares. The stock failed to cross $227.08 in Fridays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $218.23.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supplies and other related products and services. The Company offers its products and services to businesses and institutions in the United States and Canada, with presence also in Europe, Asia and Latin America. It operates in two segments: the United States and Canada. The United States business offers a selection of maintenance, repair and operating supplies and other related products and services. Acklands – Grainger is a distributor of industrial and safety supplies that distributes tools, fasteners, safety supplies, instruments, welding and shop equipment, among others. Other businesses include Zoro, the single channel online business in the United States, and operations in Europe, Asia and Latin America. The Company provides customers with a range of options for finding and purchasing products, utilizing sales representatives, contact centers, direct marketing materials, catalogs and e-commerce.